The 9 coolest objects we’ve ever blasted into outer space

Dallon Adams
Digital Trends
The 9 coolest objects we’ve ever blasted into outer space
We've been launching objects into space for more than 50 years. In that time, we've sent some amazing things into the cosmos. Here are our nine favorite objects that have navigated the great void.

We humans are an inquisitive species to say the least. For more than 50 years, we’ve launched various probes and instruments into the cosmos to better understand our ever-expanding universe. These modules have visited the gas giants, rendezvoused with Rosetta, and even trekked marathons across the Martian surface.

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While many missions have received their fair share of attention, their are plenty other lesser known probes and curios of our curious species currently faring the final frontier. Here are our nine favorite objects mankind has ever blasted into outer space.